A screw for adjusting or clamping parts of a machine.
More example sentences
- If it won't go all the way up, loosen the set screw of the other needle slightly.
- Keyless clamps allow blade changes in seconds without the use of a hexed key to loosen a set screw in the blade clamp.
- I simply cranked the set screw back in and gathered up my relatively unscathed plastic jugs for the trip home.
Definition of set screw in:
- The British & World English dictionary